Nov 4, 2009
Astronaut photograph was taken with a Kodak DCS760 digital camera. Image and text were provided by Julie A. Robinson (Lockheed Martin / Earth Observations Laboratory, Johnson Space Center). The supports the laboratory to help astronauts take pictures of Earth that will be of the greatest value to scientists and the public, and to make those images freely available on the Internet. Additional images taken by astronauts and cosmonauts can be viewed at the NASA/JSC Special access to a collection of the best city photographs taken by astronauts is also available at the Collection.